Master of Applied Linguistics

Victoria University of Wellington

Subject area

Linguistics

Duration

1.5

1.5 Years

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates of the MAppLing programme will demonstrate advanced knowledge of a range of core topics in applied linguistics. They will be able to engage critically and creatively with research in applied linguistics and apply this knowledge to understanding and addressing language-related real-life problems. The programme develops in students high-level transferable skills for language-related fields, such as language education policy and planning, and prepares students for entry into PhD programmes in New Zealand or internationally.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

The entry requirements the MAppLing are a Bachelor s degree (or equivalent qualification) with a grade average of B or better in Linguistics, English Language, Education or a language other than English (or another relevant degree), and at least two years of professional experience in language education or another area of applied linguistics or a related field. Applicants without relevant experience will be considered on a case-by-case basis and may be expected to complete bridging courses depending on the nature and extent of their previous experience and qualifications.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


Duration

1.5 Years


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
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Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
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Total N/A N/A

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.


Student Success

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National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $52,746
Earnings range $33,772 - $62,256
In employment 65%
In further study 25%
On a benefit 5%

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Wellington U3A Award

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.victoria.ac.nz/study/student-finance/scholarships

Value:

$2000 each year.

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GFS (Girls Friendly Society) Pasifika Scholarship

Provided by:

Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.victoria.ac.nz/study/student-finance/scholarships

Value:

Up to $12,000

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 842 864
Phone: (04) 472 1000
Fax: (04) 499 4601
Email: info-desk@vuw.ac.nz
Web: http://www.vuw.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Where does this information come from?

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